France is one of the largest countries in Europe and home to the third-largest number of cultural UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It attracts over 80 million visitors annually, making it the most visited of any country in the world. The French Riviera, in the South of France, is a leading destination in the country and boasts 300 days of sunshine per year. It is here you will find a variety of luxurious beachfront venues, grand palaces and hillside retreats. The Loire Valley is famous for its historic towns and its many castles such as the Château d’Amboise, Château de Chambord and Château de Chenonceau. These magnificent venues are often used for high-end parties, gala dinners and weddings. Paris is the country’s commercial centre and a popular destination for a variety of corporate events. Other significant locations include Marseille, Lyon, Lille, Nice, Toulouse and Bordeaux.